Sweet-spicy Pineapple Salad

Sweet-spicy Pineapple Salad

6 reviews, 3.8 star(s). 67% would make again

Ready in 40 minutes

Tart, sweet, and spicy. This salad takes your tastebuds in several directions at once.

"This kept the guests guessing. I used it as a side dish and it complemented the dinner well. It was either a like it or not salad, most liked it. I prepared everything the night before and tossed it all together at serving time."

Ingredients

2 tablespoons Splenda
2 tablespoons Lime juice; fresh squeezed
1 pinch Salt; to taste
1/2 Teaspoon red pepper flakes; to taste
1 cup fresh pineapple; cubed
1/3 cup red cabbage; shredded
1/4 cup red onion; thinly sliced
1/4 cup Mint leaves; torn fresh
1 Teaspoon lime zest; minced fine

Original recipe makes 4

Servings  

Preparation

Simmer Splenda, lime juice, salt, and pepper flakes in a saucepan over medium until syrupy, about 4 minutes; cool.

Toss pineapple, cabbage, onion, mint, and lime zest together in bowl. Drizzle with cooled syrup and toss to coat.

Adapted from recipe in Cuisine At Home, Dec, 2007

Each (app 3/4 cup) serving contains an estimated:

Cals: 37, FatCals: 3, TotFat: ~~lt1g

SatFat: 0g, PolyFat: 0g, MonoFat: 0g

Chol: 0mg, Na: 100 mg, K: 115mg

TotCarbs: 9g, Fiber: 1g, Sugars: 4g

NetCarbs: 8g, Protein: 1g

Notes

I served this with Asian wraps for a light dinner.

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Sounds delish!
cindi58 3y ago

The dressing was fun, the pineapple and onion worked, but all together it just didn't work for us.
Ezmerilda 3y ago

mjpower 3y ago

Excellent and so different. I used sugar vs. Splenda and doubled the red pepper flakes for extra zing.
dwskeels 5y ago

This kept the guests guessing. I used it as a side dish and it complemented the dinner well. It was either a like it or not salad, most liked it. I prepared everything the night before and tossed it all together at serving time.
bcowell 6y ago

I served this with Asian wraps for a light dinner. [I posted this recipe.]
promfh 8y ago

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